Resources Specialist Services Manager

Maldon, Essex
  £62,294 - £66,590
07 Jan 2019
27 Jan 2019
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Organisation: Maldon District Council

Title: Resources Specialist Services Manager

Closing date: 27/01/2019

Reference: 3493186

Job Type: Permanent

Job Hours: Full-time

Industry: Senior appointments

Location: Essex Maldon

Salary: £62,294 - £66,590 per annum + excellent benefits


Job Description

Lead and transform support services for Maldon Council 

About Maldon

In Maldon we are transforming to become a Council that is at the cutting edge of modern public services. Our future model is securing our financial sustainability and viability, while delivering outstanding customer focused services. We are focusing on doing the basics brilliantly, putting the customer at the heart of decision making and developing a culture of performance and project delivery in everything we do. To ensure the success of our transformation, we need outstanding leaders at the top of their game. Could that be you? 

The Role

As Resources Specialist Services Manager you will ensure Maldon Council is recognised as a trusted, forward thinking partner that embeds an achievement culture and enhances the organisation’s ability to deliver for customers. This means leading the provision of a range of timely, effective support services; ensuring compliance and enabling the organisation to deliver for its customers. In particular you will: 

  • Be accountable for providing information, advice and guidance to enable Service Delivery to deliver on corporate targets
  • Coach, support and enable the Resources Case Management team
  • Be accountable for building and maintaining internal processes and systems
  • Be solution focused whilst ensuring the organisation is protected

About you

You will bring extensive working knowledge and experience of a range of support services that ensure successfully delivery of key Council services. This will include working knowledge of legislation, policies and developments in several specialist and complex areas. You will be able to demonstrate successful experience of managing and motivating a large team of technical and professional specialists. As a leader, you will demonstrate the ability to provide direction, shaping a vision and environment that enables, inspires and influences others, providing them with a clear sense of direction and purpose.

You will bring a track record of working collaboratively across organisations and partnerships, as well as an appetite and instinct for enabling and delivering change. Your style will encourage and support others to perform effectively and achieve success.
For more information about the role and organisation please visit

Or contact Lucy West on 01206 766621 for an informal discussion.

Alternatively please click apply now with a covering letter and your up to date CV. 

Closing date for all applications: Sunday 27th January 2019

Interviews will commence: 11, 12th and 14th February 2019, times tbc